2015 Session Legislative Deadlines

Date Description
Monday, October 20, 2014 Senators may begin filing bills for the 2015 Session. (Senate Rule 44) Senators can file no more than a total of ten bills or joint resolutions (Senate Rule 48(a))
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Organization Day for the 2015 Session (IC 2-2.1-1-2(a)) - Representatives may begin filing bills (House Rule 103).
Thursday, January 8, 2015 Senators may file only two bills per business day beginning today. (Senate Rule 48(a))
Monday, January 12, 2015 Latest day session must reconvene (IC 2-2.1-1-2(d))
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 Deadline for filing House bills (Fourth meeting day in January)(House Rule 107.1, not later than 2:00 p.m.)
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 Filing of House vehicle bills (Fifth meeting day in January)(House Rule 106.1)
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 Deadline for filing Senate bills (Senate Rule 48(a)) not later than 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Last day Senate bills may be assigned to Senate committees. (Seven (7) calendar days following the last day for filing Senate bills and resolutions (Senate Rule 49(a))
Ten (10) calendar days after filing Last day House bills may be assigned to committees unless committees have not been appointed, in which case bills shall be referred within ten (10) calendar days after the appointment of committees. (House Rule 112)
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 Last day for 3rd reading of House bills in House (House Rule 147.1)
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 Last day for 3rd reading of Senate bills in Senate (Senate Rule 79(a), subject to Senate Rule 88(b))
Noon Thursday, February 26, 2015 Last day for Senate to receive House bills (Senate Rule 79(c), subject to Senate Rule 88(b))
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Last day for 3rd reading of Senate bills in House (House Rule 148.1)
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Last day for 3rd reading of House bills in the Senate (Senate Rule 79(b))
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Last day for House adoption of conference committee reports without Rules Committee approval (House Rule 161.1)
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Last day for Senate adoption of conference committee reports without Rules Committee approval (Senate Rule 86(j))
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 Last day for adjournment of both houses (IC 2-2.1-1-2(d))